TedEd: History of surfing - Passive Voice in Past Simple

Kisdobos July 30, 2018
HELPING LEARNERS USE CHUNKS COMMUNICATIVELY

 

In this video we talk about how we can help our students use chunks communicatively - we share 4 ideas that have worked well for us in the classroom. We’re using an interactive video quiz in one of our ideas, which you can find here.

Enjoy!

Anna Csíky

iSLCollective teacher trainer

Task description & scene summary

Task description:
This video quiz is meant to practice the passive voice in the past simple simple tense.

I created this video lesson using the Autoquiz function of this site, which allows you to select one out of over 130 grammar topics and create a video quiz for your class in one click.
Created using the grammar quiz generator of iSLCollective. Make your own quiz from any Youtube video in a few minutes.
Scene summary:
This is a very nice TedEd animated video focusing on the complicated history of surfing.
Video length: 5 minutes 40 seconds
Lesson type: Grammar practice
Student types:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution License
First published: 2018-07-30, 10:50:51 (GMT+1)
About the author
I am one of the co-founders of iSLCollective.com. I had taught English in many contexts, as a private tutor, then in companies, and in high schools. I am active in creating video quizzes on our video quiz platform.

KIERAN DONAGHY ABOUT ISLCOLLECTIVE VIDEO QUIZZES:

"iSLCollective Interactive Video Quizzes are highly engaging and motivating multimodal texts for English language students to learn vocabulary and improve their listening skills. They are the perfect complement to the creative and innovative lesson plans on Film English."

Kieran Donaghy,
Creator of FilmEnglish.com, a site with hundreds of high quality, free ESL/EFL lesson plans created around short films

Video quiz questions (printable)

1)

Fill the gap: We know from various accounts that wave riding ________________________ throughout the ...

2)

Fill the gap: … ________________________ best ________________________ , and, unlike elsewhere in Polynesia, persisted.

3)

Fill the gap: … nearly every aspect of surfing ________________________ by a code of rules …

4)

Fill the gap: Certain surf breaks ________________________ strickly ________________________ for the elite.

5)

Fill the gap: Though it ________________________ later ________________________ the sport of kings,

6)

Fill the gap: We don't know exactly when wave sliding ________________________ ,

7)

Fill the gap: ... but ________________________ about its non-white majority of natives and Asian …

8)

Fill the gap: He ________________________ by numerous writers and filmmakers.

About the author

I am one of the co-founders of iSLCollective.com. I had taught English in many contexts, as a private tutor, then in companies, and in high schools. I am active in creating video quizzes on our video quiz platform.

KIERAN DONAGHY ABOUT ISLCOLLECTIVE VIDEO QUIZZES:

"iSLCollective Interactive Video Quizzes are highly engaging and motivating multimodal texts for English language students to learn vocabulary and improve their listening skills. They are the perfect complement to the creative and innovative lesson plans on Film English."

Kieran Donaghy,
Creator of FilmEnglish.com, a site with hundreds of high quality, free ESL/EFL lesson plans created around short films

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alpha03
2020-03-09 15:49:17
I appreciate your job it's a very big help for me because I'm a language learner... thanks very much take care of yourself
teacherjosephg
2020-03-16 00:13:25
This is a really interesting video. Thank you for sharing.